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Olin G. Wellborn

  • William C. Liedtke, Sr. Professor

Education

  • JD Harvard
  • AB Harvard

Areas of Specialty

An expert on the law of evidence, Professor Wellborn played a key role in the drafting of the Texas Rules of Evidence. He is the author or co-author of several books, including Cases and Materials on the Rules of Evidence (St. Paul: Thomson/West, 6th ed. 2012), Courtroom Handbook on Federal Evidence (St. Paul: Thomson/West, 2013 rev. ed.), and Cases and Materials on Torts (St. Paul: Thomson/West, 4th ed. 2011), as well as the author of a number articles, including "Demeanor" (Cornell Law Review, 1991). He has been a Visiting Professor at Harvard Law School.

Recent Publications

  • Courtroom Handbook on Texas Evidence (St. Paul: Thomson Reuters, 2013 with Steven J. Goode & M. Michael Sharlot; St. Paul: Thomson/West, 2012; 2011; 2010; 2009; 2008; 2007; 2006; 2005; 2004; 2003; 2002; 2001; 2000; 1999; 1998; 1997; 1996; 1995; 1994).
  • Courtroom Evidence Handbook (St. Paul: Thomson Reuters, , 2012-2013, 2011-2012 student ed.; St. Paul: Thomson/West, 2010-2011 student ed.; 2009-2010 student ed.; 2008-2009 student ed.; 2007-2008 student ed.; 2006-2007 student ed.; 2005-2006 student ed.; 2004-2005 student ed.; 2003-2004 student ed.; 5th student ed. 2002; 4th student ed. 2001; 3d student ed. 2000; 2d student ed. 1997; 1st student ed. 1995) (with Steven J. Goode).
  • Courtroom Handbook on Federal Evidence (St. Paul: Thomson Reuters, 2011 with Steven J. Goode; St. Paul: Thomson/West, 2010; 2009; 2008; 2007; 2006; 2005; 2004; 2003; 2002; 2001; 2000; 1999; 1998; 1997; 1996; 1995).

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Contact Information

Olin G. Wellborn

gwellborn@law.utexas.edu

Work (512) 232-1329

Fax (512) 471-6988

Office: JON 6.224
The University of Texas at Austin
727 E Dean Keeton Street
Austin, TX 78705

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Angel B. Leffingwell aleffingwell@law.utexas.edu
(512) 232-1253

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